Harvard Summer School

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House Life

Harvard to House Select Undergrads This Summer, Maintain Similar Covid-19 Restrictions to Spring

Harvard will house select undergraduates on campus this summer, requiring them to undergo regular Covid-19 testing and follow public health guidelines similar to those in place on campus this semester.

Harvard restricted travel to Italy and Iran

Harvard Cancels Summer 2021 Study Abroad Programming

Harvard Summer School has suspended all study-abroad programming for the summer of 2021, citing concerns over the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

Harvard Yard
Student Life

Harvard Summer School to Offer All Courses Online Again in 2021

Harvard Summer School announced last week that it will hold all 2021 courses online because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Tourists in the Yard Weather

Harvard Summer School Moves to Online Format for 2020 Session

Harvard Summer School will hold its 2020 session online due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Summer School Dean Sandra A. Naddaff ’75 announced to registered students in an email Monday afternoon.

University Hall

Harvard College Moves 2020 Summer Programs Online

Harvard College’s 2020 summer programming will be held entirely online due to the coronavirus crisis, Dean of the College Rakesh Khurana announced in an email to undergraduates Monday afternoon.

Extension School Layoffs

Dean Gay Announces Search for New Continuing Education Dean

Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences Claudine Gay announced the launch of a search for the next dean of the Division of Continuing Education in an email to FAS faculty members Monday.

Gates to Extension School

Division of Continuing Education Sees Significant Growth in Revenue, Enrollment

Last year, continuing and executive education brought in over $450 million in tuition revenue — a growth of over 11.5 percent from the previous year and over 60 percent over the past seven years.

Saudi Crown Prince on Campus
Harvard Kennedy School

‘Secretive, Dubious Partnerships': Harvard Quietly Keeps Strong Saudi Connections

Many American institutions are re-examining their ties to Saudi Arabia after journalist Jamal Khashoggi was killed earlier this month. Despite its long-running links to the Saudi royal family, Harvard has opted to wait out the tide of criticism.

Weeks in the Summer

This Week at Harvard: It’s Summer, Let’s Dance!

It’s time to start having some real fun and seriously question your decision to trade your air-conditioned house for a hot dorm during the summer.

A Noteworthy Space: Harvard Cellist Studies Abroad

A Noteworthy Space: Harvard Cellist Studies Abroad

Unable to rent a cello in the small Tuscan town, Siena, where she was studying abroad, Saskia Maxwell Keller '18 travelled fifty miles to Florence by bus. But that was not the biggest challenge she faced – she had to find a quiet space where no one would hear her scales and concertos.

A Noteworthy Space: Harvard Cellist Studies Abroad

A Noteworthy Space: Harvard Cellist Studies Abroad

Central Administration

Naddaff To Serve as Next Dean of Harvard Summer School

Sandra F. Naddaff ’75, a senior lecturer on literature and comparative literature and former Mather House master, will succeed Donald H. Pfister as dean of the Harvard Summer School, the University announced Wednesday.

Harvard Summer School


Clayton Spencer, current president of Bates College, speaks to the crowd in the Askwith Forums on Thursday night. Spencer was previously Harvard's Vice President for Policy and the founder of the Crimson Summer Academy.

FAS Administration

CSU Administrator Named Dean of Division of Continuing Education

Huntington D. Lambert, the head of continuing education at Colorado State University and one of the leading voices in online education, will become the next dean of Harvard’s Division of Continuing Education, Faculty of Arts and Sciences Dean Michael D. Smith announced in an email to faculty members Thursday.


Student Civil Rights Activist Arrested and Beaten by Police, 1964

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